Volunteering Abroad & Going To College

Volunteering Abroad & Going To College

As a high school senior in the spring of 2014, I paid my enrollment and housing fee for Northern Arizona University. During that same semester months later, the thought of having to take out $10,000+ in loans still, despite the scholarships and grants I received, scared me enough to request a refund and un-enroll. Three [...]

Una Semana en Celaya 

Una Semana en Celaya 

I've said it before, and I'll say it again: There's something so special about living in a foreign country. You get to truly understand the people and culture, have a greater opportunity to learn the language, and you live like the locals do- you have time to find your favorite horchata stand, to look for [...]

Bienvenido a México

Bienvenido a México

Mexico warmly & kindly welcomed my group and I with phenomenal food, colorful walls, and amazing weather. On Monday, I woke up at a lovely 3am to get to the airport by 4:30am to catch my 6am flight. Boarding began late and after everyone was finally on the plane, every single one of us had [...]